NY Lottery Results

New York State Lottery came into being in 1967 after 60 percent of people voted in favor of the lottery system a year before. Nowadays it is under the supervision of the New York State Lottery Gaming Commission. The revenue generated from the lottery is distributed to public education. New York State Lottery is one of the biggest lotteries in the United States of America as it has contributed near about 65 billion dollars since its beginning.

New York State Lottery Rules and Regulations

  • Generally, the lottery is categorized as gambling but it is regulated by the official institutes of the state. Following are some important rules to be considered that you should be aware of in order to participate in lottery games
  • You should be 18 years old or older to play the New York State Lottery Games.
  • NY Lottery Tax is applied on the prize money above 600 dollars according to the laws of the New York State lottery.
  • There is no condition as such you should be a resident of the New York lottery but you have to be physically there on the premises of the state to play the game.
  • There is no facility to play NY Lottery Online.
  • Tickets can only be bought from the authorized dealers of the New York State Lottery.
  • The sales receipts and play cards will not assist you in claiming the prize money.

To Claim NY Lottery

New York Lottery Tickets are valid for 1 year after the draw as they have to claim the prize money before the expiry date.

NY Lottery Dwaing Schedule

GameDraw DaysDraw Times*Ticket Sales Close At*
PowerballMonday, Wednesday & Saturday10:59 PM10:00 PM
Mega MillionsTuesday & Friday11:00 PM10:45 PM
Cash4LifeDaily9:00 PM8:45 PM
LottoWednesday & Saturday8:15 PM8:00 PM
Win 4Daily2:30 PM & 10:30 PM2:15 PM & 10:20 PM
Take 5Daily2:30 PM & 10:30 PM2:15 PM & 10:20 PM
NumbersDaily2:30 PM & 10:30 PM2:15 PM & 10:20 PM
Pick 10Daily8:30 PM8:00 PM

New York State Lottery Games

 

NY Powerball

New York Powerball is one of the most played and popular games in the United States of America as this game has the biggest NY Powerball jackpot ever since it began a whopping 1.6 billion dollars with luck on your side you can win this big prize money in case you match 5 numbers and Powerball numbers with you purchased a ticket after the draws. If you don’t want to go for the jackpot you can also add the power play feature to your playing style. The drawing takes place on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday every week. NY Powerball Payout is also updated for the current NY Powerball Winning Numbers.

NY Powerball Payout, Winning Numbers, and ODDS.

Matching NumbersPowerball PrizesOdds
5 Balls + PBJackpot!1 in 292,201,338
5 Balls$1,000,0001 in 11,688,054
4 Balls + PB$50,0001 in 913,129
4 Balls$1001 in 36,525
3 Balls + PB$1001 in 14,494
3 Balls$71 in 580
2 Balls + PB$71 in 701
1 Ball + PB$41 in 92
PB$41 in 38

Overall odds of matching winning numbers are 1 in 24.9.

NY Mega Millions

Another famous game the jackpot prize money in millions and is played in the whole USA. To go for the maximum prize money you have to match 5 numbers and a Mega Ball number in the draws. NY Mega Millions Payout is also updated for the current NY Mega Millions Winning Numbers. To increase your chances of winning you have the choice to add the MegaPlier option to your style of play. NY Mega Millions Drawing takes place on Wednesday and Friday on every week. To Find Out about New York Mega Millions Past Numbers click on the given link.

NY Mega Million Payout, Winning Numbers, and ODDS.

Matching NumbersPrizesOdds
5 Balls + MBJackpot!1 in 302,575,350
5 Balls$1,000,0001 in 12,607,306
4 Balls + MB$10,0001 in 931,001
4 Balls$5001 in 38,792
3 Balls + MB$2001 in 14,547
3 Balls$101 in 606
2 Balls + MB$101 in 693
1 Ball + MB$41 in 89
MB$21 in 37

Overall odds of matching winning numbers are 1 in 24.

NY Lotto

NY Lotto’s jackpot money can win you up to 10 million dollars the draws of this game happen on Wednesday and Saturday of every week sharp at 8:15 pm. To Play the NY Lotto Numbers game, you have to pick 6 numbers from 1-54, as we mentioned before that’s it’s a 6-digit game with Ball Numbers.

NY Lotto Payout, Winning Numbers, Odds, and Play Numbers.

MatchPrizes ($1 Wager)Odds
6 BallsJackpot!1 in 45,057,474
5 Balls + BB7.25% of Prize Pool1 in 7,509,579
5 Balls5.5% of Prize Pool1 in 144,415
4 Balls6.25% of Prize Pool1 in 2,180
3 Balls6.0% of Prize Pool1 in 96

Overall odds of matching winning numbers are 1 in 92.05.

Cash4life NY

This is another multistate lottery game the prize money of this game is quite interesting and winning this lottery can give you 1000 dollars for the rest of your life. Draws of this game happen every day at 9 pm.

Cash4life NY Payout, Winning Numbers, Odds, and Play Numbers.

Matching NumbersCash4Life PrizesOdds
5 Balls + CB$1,000/Day for Life*1 in 21,846,048
5 Balls$1,000/Week for Life*1 in 7,282,016
4 Balls + CB$2,5001 in 79,440
4 Balls$5001 in 26,480
3 Balls + CB$1001 in 1,471
3 Balls$251 in 490
2 Balls + CB$101 in 83
2 Balls$41 in 28
1 Ball + CBFree Ticket1 in 13

Overall odds in winning numbers are 7.76 in 1.

 

NY Numbers

This is one of the most popular game in New York and is also of the most played games in New York a three-number game that can win you up to 500 dollars the drawing of this game happen daily twice at NY Numbers Midday 2:30 and NY Numbers Evening at 10:30 pm. NY Numbers is also available for a random draw number if you want to go for it.

NY Numbers Payout, Winning Numbers, and Play Numbers.

Play TypeOddsPrize ($1 Wager)
Straight (Exact)1 in 1,000$500
Box (3-Way)1 in 333$160
Box (6-Way)1 in 167$80
Straight / Box (3-Way)1 in 1,000 & 1 in 333Any $80 / Exact $330
Straight / Box (6-Way)1 in 1,000 & 1 in 167Any $40 / Exact $290
3-Way Combo1 in 333$500
6-Way Combo1 in 167$500
Front / Back Pair1 in 100$50

 

NY Win 4

This is a 4-number New York game that can be played for just 0.50 to 1 dollar and can win you like 5000 dollars. New York Win 4 Lottery game happen daily twice at NY Win 4 Midday 2:30 and NY Win 4 Evening at 10:30 pm. You have the option to play NY Win 4 up to 24 draws, go for the multiple draw box.

NY Win 4 Payout, Winning Numbers, Odds, and Play Numbers

Play TypeOddsPrize ($1 Wager)
Straight (Exact)1 in 10,000$5,000
Box (4-Way)1 in 2,500$1,200
Box (6-Way)1 in 1,667$800
Box (12-Way)1 in 833$400
Box (24-Way)1 in 417$200
Straight / Box (4-Way)1 in 2,500Box $600 / Straight $3,100
Straight / Box (6-Way)1 in 1,667Box $400 / Straight $2,900
Straight / Box (6-Way)1 in 833Box $200 / Straight $2,700
Straight / Box (6-Way)1 in 417Box $100 / Straight $2,600
4-Way Combo1 in 2,500$5,000
6-Way Combo1 in 1,667$5,000
12-Way Combo1 in 833$5,000
24-Way Combo1 in 417$5,000
Front / Back Pair1 in 100$50

 

NY Take 5

Another one of the most loved and played games in New York and this lottery game can win you up to thousands of dollars and draws of this game. NY Take 5 Lottery game happens daily twice at NY Take 5 Midday 2:30 and NY Take 5 Evening at 10:30 pm. The quick Pick option for NY Takes 5 is also available for a random draw number if you want to go for it.

NY Take 5 Payout, Winning Numbers, Odds, and Play Numbers

Matching NumbersPrizesOdds
5 Balls20% of Prize Pool (Avg $57,575)1 in 575,757
4 Balls30% of Prize Pool (Avg $508)1 in 3,387
3 Balls50% of Prize Pool (Avg $26)1 in 103
2 BallsFree Ticket1 in 10

 

If more player matches the same exact 5 numbers, then all the players will share the winning jackpot prize. Overall odds are 8.77 in 1.

NY Pick 10

You need to pick 10 different numbers from 1 to 20 if you manage to match the 10 of the 20 winning numbers you can win up to $500,000. The draws of this game happen on daily basis right at 8:30 pm

NY Pick 10 Payout, Winning Numbers, Odds, and Play Numbers

Matching NumbersPrizesOdds
10 Balls$500,000*1 in 8,911,711
9 Balls$6,0001 in 163,381
8 Balls$3001 in 7,384
7 Balls$401 in 621
6 Balls$101 in 87
0 Balls$41 in 22

 

How do you claim your prize money?

  • It’s time to discuss how you can claim your prize money. Well, it depends on the amount of prize money you won. The prize money of 600$ and below can be claimed as:
  • You can pick it up yourself at any authorized retailer of the state.
  • You can also claim it through the mail.
  • If you choose to claim your prize money bay a retailer you should bring a winning ticket with you. If you want to claim it through the mail then the following are the details.

The valid winning ticket

  • The government-issued ID
  • A claim form with all 11 steps completed.
  • In case you want to claim prize money above 600 dollars, you’ll have to visit a lottery customer service center or you can mail your winning ticket at the lottery headquarters. Following documents will be required
  • The winning ticket of the respective lottery.
  • A copy of your Government issued ID.
  • A completed claim form.
  • You should also mention your social security number or FEIN.

The winning ticket of the New York lottery is valid or up to 1 year after the draw took place you have to cash out the prize money before it gets expired. You can go for a cash payout this is considered a faster way to cash out your prize money. There are more details about Prize money on New York Lottery official prize money.

Get to know what New York State Lottery second chance is?

This is a lottery program that enables you to enter the non–winning tickets into a prize pool and with this, you can win special prizes. The eligible tickets are that have not won any prizes.

How does it work?

To sign up for this you have to create an account on nycollectwin.com. after that type, your ticket number into the required place and enter in second chance draw. That’s it.

New York Lottery main office address

  • The main office of the New York Lottery is on Broadway Center in Schenectady New York, but it also has various customer service centers.
  • New York State Lottery Customer service
  • Following are the channels to clear your ambiguities and solve your problems
  • Phone Number (518) 388 3300 (main office) and (518) 388 3416 ( security office)
  • Can also email at the given email address on the official website
  • Through Mailing to New York State Gaming Commission, One Broadway Center PO Box 7500 Schenectady NY 12301-7500
  • You can also get more answers in the FAQs sections.
  • Social Accounts of New York State Lottery.

New York Tax Information

As per state laws, the lottery must have withholding taxes on winning prize money above 5000 dollars but if the winner’s social security number is not verified or doesn’t have one it is applied on above 600 dollars. Any unpaid child support or public assistance expenses over the period of last 10 years are also subtracted from the actual winning amount.

New York State Lottery FAQs

Can the New York lottery be played online?

No New York Lottery games cannot be played online you must buy the tickets from an authorized local retailer to play the games.

How fast can you claim your prize money?

Well, it actually depends on the amount of prize money you win. If it is below 600$ you can collect it instantly from your local retailer.